A medicine taken to reduce pain. The word is derived from the Greek language, an (without) and algos (pain).
Cannabis Based Medicinal Extracts (CBMEs)
A scientifically produced tincture.
Cannabidiol is a healing component of the Cannabis plant with proven medical benefits. It is an uplifting, natural analgesic that relieves pain and symptoms such as depression, nausea and lethargy and improves concentration. CBD is an antioxidant with neuro-protective properties. Non-psychoactive, CBD is the balancing component to THC.
CBD Science, LLC
The producer of Alta California medical marijuana tinctures.
The Alta California tinctures can be taken in a drink, with the correct dosage mixed in a liquid. Alkaloids are absorbed into the blood stream via the digestive system. Digestive delivery is not as fast as sublingual, but the results are deeper and long lasting (4-6 hours).
One of Alta California’s three tinctures, Euphoria is highest in THC. 99% THC and 1% CBD.
One of Alta California’s three tinctures, Healing is highest in CBD. 80% CBD and 20% THC.
Neutral grape spirit
CBD Science uses organic, 190 proof neutral grape spirit in the production of Alta California tinctures. It is an effective medium for capturing and assimilating the medicine.
Organic reflux extraction
A precise extraction process that produces the consistency of the Alta California tinctures.
An organic compound; a colorless, clear, nearly odorless, viscous liquid. It is used in the production of Alta California tinctures.
Safe Cannabis ™
This trademark indicates the cannabis was tested by Steep Hill Lab and is certified free of pesticides and mold.
Steep Hill Lab
A laboratory in Oakland, California that certifies cannabis products to be free of pesticides and mold. Alta California is the first tincture brand to be certified by Steep Hill. The lab also verifies the potency of the tinctures. www.steephilllab.com
Tetrahydrocannibinol is the euphoric component of the Cannabis plant with proven medical benefits. It has analgesic properties and has been shown to stimulate appetite, relieve chronic pain and lethargy. THC has psychoactive properties and is used sometimes to stimulate creativity.
The word tincture comes from the Latin word tintura meaning colored herbal extract made with alcohol. Tinctures deliver nutrients in stable, soluble form, optimal for assimilation.
One of the three Alta California tinctures, Tranquility is a balanced blend of 50% CBD and 50% THC.
Using a spray or dropper, the patient applies the tincture under the tongue. Active herbal alkaloids are absorbed quickly into the blood stream through the mucous system. The remaining alkaloids are absorbed via the digestive system. Sublingual delivery is fast, producing a smooth, gentle experience lasting 2-3 hours.
Whole plant material
CBD Science uses the entire cannabis plant in the production of the Alta California tinctures. It tests the material for potency, pesticides and molds to ensure the tinctures are potent and safe.